Tiger Leaping Gorge Festivals and Events
Tiger Leaping Gorge Festivals and Activities include a brief introduction of festivals and activities, and tell travelers what to do in Tiger Leaping Gorge of Yunnan. The main inhabitants are Tibetan people and Naxi people. Among them, Naxi people are mainly distributed in the Upper Section of Tiger Leaping Gorge(Lijiang Section) and Tibetan people are mainly distributed in the main part of Tiger Leaping Gorge, namely, Shangri-La, especially Hutiaoxia Town. Therefore, the main festivals and activities will introduce the traditional festivals and activities of Naxi people and Tibetan people.
Festivals of Naxi People
- Lantern Festival
- Bangbanghui Festival
- Jiandan (February 8th) Festival
- Sanduo Festival
- Torch Festival
- Danhui Festival
Festivals of Tibetan People
Activities in Tiger Leaping Gorge
Tibetan people are one of the most important Chinese minorities with unique traditions and customs, who are most concentrated on the western borders of China. They are very open to the world. Tibetan home visiting in Shangri-La is a good way to learn about the culture and way of life of today’s Tibetan families. It’s a interactive activities of experiencing the original, unique and colorful Tibetan customs.
Bonfire and Dance Party of Naxi Ethnic People could be arranged in the hostels of Tiger Leaping Gorge if some tour group really need. Yunnan Exploration arranged many times for the students education tour of international schools in the gorge.